A small town in Wisconsin, Wales has approximately 2,000 residents. Middle-aged professionals should feel welcome, as they make up an above-average percentage of the community, while young adults appear in smaller numbers. With an average age of just under 43, the town's residents skew older than most cities in Wisconsin. Most Wales residents own their homes, and 14% of residents rent. With an average rent of $1,192 a month, exceeding the state average by $318/month, relatively high rent costs could be a contributing factor in the higher levels of ownership.
Wales has a large concentration of residents older than 25 with advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 12% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. Additionally, 17% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. Workers are spread across a wide range of industries in Wales, the most common four of which are manufacturing, retail, healthcare, and education. Together, these industries account for 33% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, 11% of the town's population works in management, making it the top profession in the town. Wales workers bring in an average annual income of just over $108K, more than those elsewhere in the state. The town's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.
With an average commute time of about 29 minutes, slower than most cities in Wisconsin, Wales residents find that traveling to work takes some patience. Many residents (46%) drive to work, while public transportation is not used extensively. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.
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